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Key issues

UNISON is one of the largest unions in police and and the justice system, with more than 50,000 members.

We protect you so you can focus on protecting others. We help and support individuals, bargain collectively and campaign to protect jobs and services.


Police and justice staff pay and conditions

Defending and improving members’ pay is one of UNISON’s main tasks.

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Cut crime not police staff

Police staff are vital members of the police workforce who work alongside police officers. Since 2010 their numbers have been slashed by 19%.

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    Privatising police services

    Private companies are poised to step in and run some policing and probation services in your local area such as 999 call taking and victim support. Find out how the changes could affect you and how your local area is policed.

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